from Theory to Applied Technology

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The Ancients: Navigation

One of the most astonishing finds was the Antikythera Mechanism. The device calculated the positions of the Sun Moon Mercury and Venus and is an extremely rare, apparently one off invention – that was so revolutionary, it took another 1,000 … Continue reading

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Star Gazing Technology

Geometry math and navigation: discovering the world is round and circles the sun. The stars were what we watched before television, if you knew how to read them, you could tell stories and find your way around. Star Gazing and … Continue reading

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Humans: Technology without Responsibility

Blinding pilots – that sure escalated from snowballing street vehicles. This is the problem with the Disclaimer Culture and no personal responsibility. where is the line from “boys will be boys” mischief to how did you not know this causes … Continue reading

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transportation and destinations

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The Message of Science Fiction: Technology without Management Wisdom

Containing Fukushima Is “Beyond Current Technology”. Worldwide Radiation is the Unspoken Consequence May 11, 2015 – “The Chief of the Fukushima… seriously – if there was anyone who should have been there to help it was the usa, they unleashed … Continue reading

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journeys of the mind, lands and places in time

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time before time, time after time, time and again

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how to belong, how to be, what to do and who to see

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The Migration Mambo

Technology is applied theory:Transportation Transformation   Vikings and navigation, not to mention the shipbuilding tech. Airships built of metal and inflammable gas…   train songs, pain songs, leaving on a train songs… Journeys of discovery or pilgrimages to destinations thoughts … Continue reading

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Fantasy to SciFi: Magic.Technology.AlienAbility

Writing regular or period realistic writing is probably more challenging than getting to solve or resolve characters and plot lines with *POOF*  Magic.Tech.PsiAbility I think it’s really funny when “religions” object to stories with magic in them….

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The Human Experience over Time

These are the places where humans could roam and settle into communities of extended families and inter-related by shared values and common good – protection, food distribution, exchange of ideas, trade goods and skills – and most of all, stories …Continue reading

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Planet X or Planet 9

In actual science, it was thought that there might be another planet beyond Pluto and that the Mayan Calendar failed to calculate leap years, and they stopped calculating by the end of their civilization. In pseudo science, that new age … Continue reading

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Work, Clothing and Customs

We act like work now is on par with work then. Doing Laundry doesn’t mean dragging down to the river and rinse, beat on rock and repeat. Dump in machine, add soap, push button. Change Machine, button and it’s dry. … Continue reading

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Meme Child Coal breakers

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Pyramids: Ritual Life, Death Rife

Dr Kara Cooney, Egyptologist, hosts a Discovery Channel series Out of Egypt and has written about Hatshepsut, the first Woman Pharaoh. The fertile Nile valleys were a prime place for agriculture and surplus to not only bring people together, but … Continue reading


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Scribes: The Origins of Bureaucracy

Systems of writing – scribes of governing religion, headed by a king and supported by the priest caste who wrote as work. Eventually, the work of government and religion became housed separately, with elder sons serving the state and the … Continue reading

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